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Navy and Air Force wrestlers win National titles

Navy and Air Force wrestlers win National titles

[December 07 2018]

Sri Lanka Navy and Sri Lanka Air Force wrestlers in a display of skill and mettle have won the championship titles at the recently held National Wrestling Championship 2018 organized by the National Wrestling Federation. According to Navy media, Sri Lanka Navy wrestlers with 4 Gold, 3 Silver and 5 Bronze medals took home the Overall Championship title at the tournament conducted at the Jeyaraj Fernandopulle Indoor Stadium in Kadolkele, Negombo. Navy has won this title for the 18th consecutive year.

Meanwhile, the Sri Lanka Air Force women's wrestling team won the National Championship title at the same tournament for the 3rd consecutive year, states the Air Force media. The Air Force men's team won the Runners- up title. The SLAF women wrestlers won 5 Gold, 3 Silver and 4 Bronze medals to clinch the championship title while the men's team took home 3 Gold, 4 Silver and 3 Bronze medals.

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